- SKU: 75366
- For each offer ordered, get 3 Bareroot Plants
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- FormBiennial in North, may be perennial in South.
- LightPartial shade.
- Height2 to 4 feet
- Spread15 - 18 inches
- Spacing2 - 3 feet.
- Zones4 - 9
- FoliageMedium green, large, oval shaped basal leaves.
- Flower FormSpike up to 3 feet in length. Individual bell-shaped florets 1 - 3 inches.
- ColorMix of white, yellow, pink, purple, blue, or red. Our choice of colors.
- BloomsEarly Summer for 3 - 4 weeks.
- Soil RequirementsFertile, well-drained soil.
- Growth RateFast growing biennial.
- PruningRemove spent flower stalks if desired to tidy up the plants.
- CommentsOld fashioned flower. Towering stalks of deep-cupped flowers make an outstanding display. Excellent mix of colors. THE HEART STIMULANT, DIGITALIS, IS DERIVED FROM THE DRIED LEAVES OF THIS PLANT. FOLIAGE, FLOWERS AND SEEDS MAY BE TOXIC IF INGESTED.
- Botanical NameDigitalis purpurea
- DepthPlant so the crown is just below the soil level.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers|
|1A-4B||9/4 - 11/2|
|5A & 5B||9/4 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/4 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/4 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/4 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/4 - 11/2|
|Last Order Date||All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.